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Insurance Diploma - 318/368

Program overview:
START DATE: September, January
PROGRAM STATUS: Open for September 2016, Open for January 2017
SCHOOL: Business
PROGRAM NUMBER: 318 (Non Co-op), 368 (Co-op)
PROGRAM LENGTH: 2 academic years (periods of 8 months), plus optional Co-op
CAMPUS: Fennell Campus - Hamilton
CO-OP OPTION: Yes
ACCREDITATION: Ontario College Diploma
Campus September 2016 January 2017
318 - Fennell Campus - Hamilton
(Non Co-op Option)
Open Open Open Open Fast Track*
368 - Fennell Campus - Hamilton
(Co-op Option)
Open Open Open Open

Contribute to both business and individual insurance planning and security while preparing to earn important industry credentials

The Insurance Program is an Ontario College diploma offered at Fennell Campus in Hamilton. Mohawk has over 40 years of experience in educating insurance professionals.

The Insurance Diploma program will give students the opportunity to discover the challenges of specific Insurance topics and experience field trips, guest speakers and attendance at industry events to make the learning experience exciting and relevant.

*Fast Track - allows students to complete a two-year Diploma program (non co-op) in 16 months. Students will start in January and be in school for four continuous semesters: Winter, Spring/Summer, Fall and Winter. Students will not be off during the summer. 

Program Highlights

  • Mohawk has over 40 years of experience in educating insurance professionals.The Insurance industry provides awards and scholarships in the amount of $10,000 annually.
  • Discover the challenges of specific Insurance topics
  • Experience field trips, guest speakers and attendance at industry events to make the learning experience exciting and relevant
  • Students can prepare for professional designations from the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario, Ontario Insurance Adjusters and the Insurance Institute of Canada
  • Complete nine out of ten credits required for The Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation from the Insurance Institute of Canada on an accelerated basis
  • Upon completion of a common first semester, students can choose to transfer into second semester of one of the following programs:
    • Business – Accounting
    • Business – Marketing
    • Business (General)
    • Business Administration
    • Business – Financial Services
  • Students must maintain an overall 70% GPA per semester in order to maintain co-op status and have no more than one failed or withdrawn course

Why Mohawk? Insurance Program Testimonials

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Graduate Opportunities

  • Students may choose to register for the CIP national exams at an additional cost in order to receive credentials awarded by the Institute
  • For degree transfer/completion opportunities, visit mohawkcollege.ca/transfer
  • We offer a one-week Intensive Registered Insurance Broker course {RIBO) at the college for Insurance Program Graduates who have successfully completed their fourth semester of the Insurance Program in spring who wish to obtain their basic broker level one license. Click here for information on the RIBO Level 1 Licensing Accelerated Training Course and to download the application.
  • In collaboration with IBAO, and Insurance Brokers Association of Hamilton (IBAH), Mohawk College is offering the graduating students of the Insurance Diploma program an accelerated training program specifically designed to prepare students to challenge the RIBO Level I Licensing Entrance Exam. Visit mohawkcollege.ca/ribo.

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